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Civil War Chapter 15
Ulysses S. Grant
Emancipate
Abraham Lincoln
Siege
General leading the Union Army
To set free
President of the Union during the Civil War; 16th president o…
Attempt to capture a place by surrounding it with military fo…
Ulysses S. Grant
General leading the Union Army
Emancipate
To set free
Chapter 15: Civil War
Battle of Atlanta
Confederacy
Union
Robert E. Lee
Burned the city, part of Sherman's "March to the Sea"
A loose union of independent states; name of government used…
A general term for the United States during the Civil War whi…
Confederate general who had opposed secession but did not bel…
Battle of Atlanta
Burned the city, part of Sherman's "March to the Sea"
Confederacy
A loose union of independent states; name of government used…
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Chapter 15 Civil War
Secession
Missouri Compromise
The Compromise of 1850
Fugitive Slave Act
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
The issue was that Missouri wanted to join the Union as a sla…
Slavery becomes outlawed in Washington D.C., California is ad…
Law that provided for harsh treatment for escaped slaves & fo…
Secession
Formal withdrawal of states or regions from a nation
Missouri Compromise
The issue was that Missouri wanted to join the Union as a sla…
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Chapter 15: The Civil War
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that didn't secede
not favoring either side (Kentucky originally, but eventually…
a type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizen…
a military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
border state
slave states that didn't secede
neutral
not favoring either side (Kentucky originally, but eventually…
29 terms
Chapter 15 Road to Civil War
Sectionalism
Missouri Compromise
Free Soil Party
Compromise of 1850
Loyalty to a state or section, rather than to the country as…
Created by Henry Clay.... Kept the number of slave states and f…
Wanted to stop slavery from spreading into the new territorie…
Created by Henry Clay -> delivered by Stephen Douglas... 1. Cal…
Sectionalism
Loyalty to a state or section, rather than to the country as…
Missouri Compromise
Created by Henry Clay.... Kept the number of slave states and f…
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Chapter 15 - The Civil War (1861-65)
Election of 1860
Abraham Lincoln
Confederate States of America
Jefferson Davis
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
American leader whose election in 1860 led the Southern State…
(1860) A group of eight Southern states that seceded from the…
An American statesman and politician who served as President…
Election of 1860
Lincoln, the Republican candidate, won because the Democratic…
Abraham Lincoln
American leader whose election in 1860 led the Southern State…
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Civil War Chapter 15
Ulysses S. Grant
Emancipate
Abraham Lincoln
Siege
General leading the Union Army
To set free
President of the Union during the Civil War; 16th president o…
Attempt to capture a place by surrounding it with military fo…
Ulysses S. Grant
General leading the Union Army
Emancipate
To set free
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Causes of the Civil War (Chapter 15)
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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Civil War Chapter 15
1861 - 1865
Robert E. Lee
Clara Barton
Dr. Elizabeth Blackwell
Civil War
*Confederate commander... *Lee's army was weak after losing a th…
Founded the American Red Cross after the Civil War
Led a training program for nurses who were desperately needed…
1861 - 1865
Civil War
Robert E. Lee
*Confederate commander... *Lee's army was weak after losing a th…
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Chapter 15 Road to Civil War
Sectionalism
Missouri Compromise
Free Soil Party
Compromise of 1850
Loyalty to a state or section, rather than to the country as…
Created by Henry Clay.... Kept the number of slave states and f…
Wanted to stop slavery from spreading into the new territorie…
Created by Henry Clay -> delivered by Stephen Douglas... 1. Cal…
Sectionalism
Loyalty to a state or section, rather than to the country as…
Missouri Compromise
Created by Henry Clay.... Kept the number of slave states and f…
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Causes of the Civil War (Chapter 15)
Fugitive Slave Act
Popular Sovereignty
Dred Scott
South Carolina
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
He was a slave who was taken to free territory. He sued for h…
First state to secede/leave the Union in 1860.
Fugitive Slave Act
One part of the Compromise of 1850, this law stated that esca…
Popular Sovereignty
Let the people decide by State, on whether slavery should be…
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Chapter 15 - Civil War
Fort Sumter, SC
West Virginia
border states
Missouri and Maryland
first official attack of the Civil War - Confederates capture…
formed when the anti-slavery counties refused to secede from…
slave states that did not secede (mostly because Lincoln occu…
Lincoln sent troops to forcefully hold in the Union
Fort Sumter, SC
first official attack of the Civil War - Confederates capture…
West Virginia
formed when the anti-slavery counties refused to secede from…
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Civil War Chapter 15
Fort Sumter
Abraham Lincoln
Battle of Bull Run
Stonewall Jackson
First battle of the Civil War
16th president Lincoln led the United States through its Civi…
1861, 1st major battle, proved war was going to be long and c…
general in the Confederate Army during the Civil War whose tr…
Fort Sumter
First battle of the Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
16th president Lincoln led the United States through its Civi…
Chapter 15 Road to Civil War
Sectionalism
Missouri Compromise
Free Soil Party
Compromise of 1850
Loyalty to a state or section, rather than to the country as…
Created by Henry Clay.... Kept the number of slave states and f…
Wanted to stop slavery from spreading into the new territorie…
Created by Henry Clay -> delivered by Stephen Douglas... 1. Cal…
Sectionalism
Loyalty to a state or section, rather than to the country as…
Missouri Compromise
Created by Henry Clay.... Kept the number of slave states and f…
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Chapter 15, Civil War
During the early to mid 1800's what we…
What is abolition?
What were the 3 ways slave owners trie…
What was the Wilmot Proviso? Did it pa…
North: Industry, South: plantation farming
Movement to end slavery
1) It introduced slaves to Christianity
Slavery would be outlawed in any lant the US gets from Mexico…
During the early to mid 1800's what we…
North: Industry, South: plantation farming
What is abolition?
Movement to end slavery
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Chapter 15: The Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Battle of Bull Run
Anaconda Plan
Elected President in 1860
An American statesman and politician who served as President…
1861, 1st major battle, proved war was going to be long and c…
..., Union war plan by Winfield Scott, called for blockade of…
Abraham Lincoln
Elected President in 1860
Jefferson Davis
An American statesman and politician who served as President…
Chapter 15 The Civil War
How did West Virginia come about
What states did the Union need to keep…
What was done to keep Maryland in the…
How many states did the Union have
Some mountainous regions in the west of Virginia were so loya…
They needed Kentucky, Maryland, mainly the border states with…
Pro-confederate leaders were arrested
23 states including KY, MY, DL, and Missouri
How did West Virginia come about
Some mountainous regions in the west of Virginia were so loya…
What states did the Union need to keep…
They needed Kentucky, Maryland, mainly the border states with…
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Chapter 15 The Civil War Vocabulary
border states
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that did not secede
not favoring either side
a type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizen…
a military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
border states
slave states that did not secede
neutral
not favoring either side
Chapter 15: The Civil War
not favoring either side
rule in which the military is in charg…
military action to prevent traffic fro…
slave states that did not secede
neutral
martial law
blockade
border states
not favoring either side
neutral
rule in which the military is in charg…
martial law
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the civil war chapter 15
Habeas corpus
inflation
George McClellan
Ulysses S. Grant
constitutional protection against unlawful imprisonment
to free
replaced after battle of Antietam because he was too cautious
general that accepted surrender of the south
Habeas corpus
constitutional protection against unlawful imprisonment
inflation
to free
Civil War (Chapter 15)
Habeas Corpus
Blockade
Morrill Land Grant Act
Homestead Act
...
...
...
...
Habeas Corpus
...
Blockade
...
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Chapter 15 civil war
Battle of bull run
Battle of Hampton roads
The war in the east
Battle of Antietam
General mcdowell(union) needed time to train his soliders ... 30…
Marked the end of wooden ships ... Monitor(Union) vs Merrimack (…
After the loss at bull run, Lincoln replaced McDowell with Mc…
Lee sneaks his army into MD... McClellan very lucky because he l…
Battle of bull run
General mcdowell(union) needed time to train his soliders ... 30…
Battle of Hampton roads
Marked the end of wooden ships ... Monitor(Union) vs Merrimack (…
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Chapter 15 , civil war
States that succeeded
Border states
Border states
Neutral
Virgina, Arkansas, Tennesse, North Carolina, South Carolina,…
Kentucky, West Virginia, Missouri, Maryland
Slave states that did not secede
Not favoring either side
States that succeeded
Virgina, Arkansas, Tennesse, North Carolina, South Carolina,…
Border states
Kentucky, West Virginia, Missouri, Maryland
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Chapter 15 Civil war
Distinct
Resource
Superior
Reinforce
Clear or definite
Supply of something to meet a particular need
Of Greater importance or value
To make stronger or more effective
Distinct
Clear or definite
Resource
Supply of something to meet a particular need
Chapter 15; Civil War
Border States
Neutral
Martial Law
Blockade
slave states that did not secede
not favoring either
Type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizens'…
a military action to prevent from coming into an area or leav…
Border States
slave states that did not secede
Neutral
not favoring either
Chapter 15 Civil War
border states
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that did not secede.
not favoring either side.
type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizens…
a military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
border states
slave states that did not secede.
neutral
not favoring either side.
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Chapter 15 Civil War
Popular Sovereignty
Uncle Tom's Cabin
John Brown
Bleeding Kansas
people decide key issues
white southerners believed it portrayed slavery inaccurately
raided Harpers Ferry arsenal to arm slaves for revolts
armed struggle between pro and antislavery settlers
Popular Sovereignty
people decide key issues
Uncle Tom's Cabin
white southerners believed it portrayed slavery inaccurately
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Chapter 15- Civil War
What advantages did the North have dur…
What advantages did the South have dur…
What was the North's main reason for f…
What was the South's main reason for f…
More soldiers, more farms, more railroads, more money, and mo…
defending their homeland, the confederacy know the country si…
They wanted to keep the country together.
Slavery
What advantages did the North have dur…
More soldiers, more farms, more railroads, more money, and mo…
What advantages did the South have dur…
defending their homeland, the confederacy know the country si…
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Chapter 15 Civil War
December 20, 1860
April 12, 1861
July 21, 1861
March 9, 1862
South Carolina seceded from the Union first, claimed state so…
Battle of Fort Sumter in South Carolina.
First Battle of Bull Run
The Monitor (Union) and the Virginia (Merrimack) (Confederacy…
December 20, 1860
South Carolina seceded from the Union first, claimed state so…
April 12, 1861
Battle of Fort Sumter in South Carolina.
Chapter 15 Civil War
Confiscation Act
Emancipation Proclamation
Copper Heads
Radical Republicans
Second confiscation law passed by congress, ordering the seiz…
Decree announced president Abe Lincoln in September 1862 and…
A term Republicans applied to Northern dissenters and this su…
A shifting group of republican congressmen, usually a substan…
Confiscation Act
Second confiscation law passed by congress, ordering the seiz…
Emancipation Proclamation
Decree announced president Abe Lincoln in September 1862 and…
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civil war chapter 15
horace greeley
George Mc clain
neutral
emancipation
anti slaver newspaper
replacement general
not favoring sides.
free
horace greeley
anti slaver newspaper
George Mc clain
replacement general
Chapter 15 civil war
Free soil party
Compromise of 1850
Fugitive slave act
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Political party dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery
Series of laws intended to settle the major disagreement betw…
1850 law meant to help slaveholders recapture runaway slaves
Abolitionist, author, of uncle toms cabin
Free soil party
Political party dedicated to stopping the expansion of slavery
Compromise of 1850
Series of laws intended to settle the major disagreement betw…
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Chapter 15 Civil War
Abraham Lincoln
Ulysses S Grant
Robert E Lee
Jefferson Davis
16 president of the US, leader of the Union
General of the Union army
General of the Confederate army
President of the Confederacy
Abraham Lincoln
16 president of the US, leader of the Union
Ulysses S Grant
General of the Union army
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Chapter 15 civil war
Fort sumter
Union strategy
First battle of bull run
Battle of antitetam
Firing of confederate guns marked the beginning of the civil…
1. Destroy souths economy with a naval blockade of southern p…
Shattered unions hopes of winning the war quickly and easily
Single bloodiest day of the civil war
Fort sumter
Firing of confederate guns marked the beginning of the civil…
Union strategy
1. Destroy souths economy with a naval blockade of southern p…
Chapter 15 Civil War
Advantages of the Union
Advantages of the Confederacy
Civil War strategies
Anaconda Plan
- Bigger population - Better transportation - more industry -…
defensive war on home turf, common cause, strong military tra…
north= anaconda plan, south=defend territory
(AKA Scott's Great Snake) subduing the seceding states in the…
Advantages of the Union
- Bigger population - Better transportation - more industry -…
Advantages of the Confederacy
defensive war on home turf, common cause, strong military tra…
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Chapter 15: Causes of the Civil War
Sectionalism
States Rights
Compromise
Secede
loyalty to your region rather than your country
are reserved to the states by the Constitution, the belief th…
an agreement where each side gives up something in order to e…
to leave
Sectionalism
loyalty to your region rather than your country
States Rights
are reserved to the states by the Constitution, the belief th…
Chapter 15: Toward Civil War
Sectionalism
The Missouri Compromise
Temporary
The Free-Soil Party
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
Preserved the balance between slave and free states in the Se…
Lasting or used for a limited time
Called for "no more slave states and no more slave territorie…
Sectionalism
An exaggerated loyalty to a particular region of the country
The Missouri Compromise
Preserved the balance between slave and free states in the Se…
Civil War Chapter 15-17
Total War
Conscription
Compromise of 1850
Clara Barton
This destroying of everything in the Union army's path affect…
A law that required men to serve in the military or be drafte…
1850 - Henry Clay... -California would be admitted as a free sta…
This former government worker led an agency that provided sup…
Total War
This destroying of everything in the Union army's path affect…
Conscription
A law that required men to serve in the military or be drafte…
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Chapter 15 Civil War
In the beginning, what was the popular…
How were armies raised in the beginning?
Conscription Act (C)
20-Negro Law
It wouldn't last a very long time
They were locally organized (by state in the south or by dist…
every eligible man from 18-35 had to serve in the army for th…
If you had twenty or more slaves you didn't have to fight (ri…
In the beginning, what was the popular…
It wouldn't last a very long time
How were armies raised in the beginning?
They were locally organized (by state in the south or by dist…
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Chapter 15 The Civil War
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
a slave state that did not secede
not favoring either side
a type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizen…
a military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
border state
a slave state that did not secede
neutral
not favoring either side
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Chapter 15: Secession and the Civil War
Name the first state to secede in 1860
Describe how the various groups of sou…
Explain the geographic & philosophic t…
Characterize in political terms the Co…
South Carolina
- South Carolinians justified seceding by charging that a "se…
- GA, LA, TX - cooperationists wanted to delay seceding in ho…
- relatively moderate leaders
Name the first state to secede in 1860
South Carolina
Describe how the various groups of sou…
- South Carolinians justified seceding by charging that a "se…
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chapter 15: The Civil War
Weapons: Rifles & Ironclads
54th Massachusetts Regiment
Anaconda Plan
Total War
Warships covered with protective iron plates.
the first black regiment.
it was the unions plan to bloc all of the south transportatio…
all out attacks aimed at destroying an enemy's army, its reso…
Weapons: Rifles & Ironclads
Warships covered with protective iron plates.
54th Massachusetts Regiment
the first black regiment.
Chapter 15: The Civil War
border state
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that didn't secede (Missouri, Kentucky, Maryland…
not favoring either side (Kentucky originally, but eventually…
a type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizen…
a military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
border state
slave states that didn't secede (Missouri, Kentucky, Maryland…
neutral
not favoring either side (Kentucky originally, but eventually…
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Chapter 15 The civil war
Fort Sumter
Border states
Cotton diplomacy
First battle of Bull Run
A federal outpost in Charleston South Carolina I was attacked…
Delaware Kentucky Maryland and Missouri slave states that did…
The idea that Great Britain would support the confederacy bec…
The first major battle of the Civil War and the Confederates…
Fort Sumter
A federal outpost in Charleston South Carolina I was attacked…
Border states
Delaware Kentucky Maryland and Missouri slave states that did…
Chapter 15 The Civil War
Abraham lincoln
Jefferson Davis
Conscription
Appomattox Courthouse
Was the republican candidate who won the 1860 election
Was elected as president of the Confederacy
Is the forced enrollment of people into military service
Is where General Lee surrendered ending the Civil War
Abraham lincoln
Was the republican candidate who won the 1860 election
Jefferson Davis
Was elected as president of the Confederacy
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Chapter 15 - Civil war in Texas
Sovereignty
states' rights
perpetual
conscription
ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
Idea that states have the right to limit the power of the fed…
Lasting or seeming to last forever or for a long time; contin…
drafting of civilians to serve in the army
Sovereignty
ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
states' rights
Idea that states have the right to limit the power of the fed…
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Chapter 15: The Civil War
Election of 1860
Reasons for Southern Secession
Abraham Lincoln
COnfederacy
-Lincoln elected with only 40%OF THE VOTE... -biggest sectional…
1. Political imbalance... 2. hated victory of Republican party t…
main goal of the Civil War was to bring the Union back together
-only had to defend their own territory while the North had t…
Election of 1860
-Lincoln elected with only 40%OF THE VOTE... -biggest sectional…
Reasons for Southern Secession
1. Political imbalance... 2. hated victory of Republican party t…
Chapter 15: The Civil War
border states
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that did not secede.
not favoring either side.
type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizens…
a military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
border states
slave states that did not secede.
neutral
not favoring either side.
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Chapter 15: The Civil War
Border state
Neutral
Martial law
Blockade
Slave states that did not secede
Not favoring either side
A type of rule in which the military is in charge and citizen…
A military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area…
Border state
Slave states that did not secede
Neutral
Not favoring either side
17 terms
Chapter 15 The Civil War
border states
neutral
martial law
blockade
slave states that did not secede
not favoring either side
type of rule in which military is in charge and citizens' rig…
military action to prevent traffic from coming into an area a…
border states
slave states that did not secede
neutral
not favoring either side
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